Saia, Inc. (SAIA) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Sep, 2016 |    No of Pages: 30 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Saia, Inc. (SAIA) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

- Business description - A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy - Analyst's summarization of the company's business strategy.
- SWOT Analysis - A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history - Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services - A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors - A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees - A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives' employment history.
- Key operational heads - A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries - A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years - The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods - The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.


Saia, Inc. (Saia) is a transport and logistics service provider, which provides transportation and supply chain solutions. Its service portfolio includes regional, inter-regional and national less than truckload service, truckload service, and third-party logistics. Saia also offers services such as logistic project management, facility staffing and process management services. The company offers its services to retail, manufacturing, and chemical industries among others. It also provides selected guaranteed, and distribution and consolidation services. The company has operations in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, New Mexico, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana and Ohio among others. Saia is headquartered in Johns Creek, Georgia, the US.

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Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 5
Section 1 - About the Company 6
Saia, Inc. - Key Facts 6
Saia, Inc. - Key Employees 7
Saia, Inc. - Key Employee Biographies 8
Saia, Inc. - Major Products and Services 9
Saia, Inc. - History 10
Saia, Inc. - Company Statement 12
Saia, Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries 13
Head Office 13
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 13
Section 2 - Company Analysis 14
Saia, Inc. - Business Description 14
Saia, Inc. - Corporate Strategy 15
Saia, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 16
SWOT Analysis - Overview 16
Saia, Inc. - Strengths 16
Strength - Strong Foothold in the Market 16
Strength - Operational Base 16
Saia, Inc. - Weaknesses 17
Weakness - Working Capital Concerns 17
Saia, Inc. - Opportunities 18
Opportunity - Inclination to Harness Technology 18
Opportunity - Growing Freight Transportation Industry 18
Opportunity - High Growth Prospects for Inter-Modals 18
Opportunity - Strategic Acquisitions 18
Saia, Inc. - Threats 19
Threat - Fluctuations in Fuel Prices 19
Threat - Stiff Competition 19
Threat - New Regulations 19
Saia, Inc. - Key Competitors 20
Section 3 - Company Financial Ratios 21
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 21
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 22
Performance Chart 23
Financial Performance 23
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 24
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 25
Section 4 - Appendix 26
Methodology 26
Ratio Definitions 26
About GlobalData 30
Contact Us 30
Disclaimer 30

List of Tables
Saia, Inc., Key Facts 6
Saia, Inc., Key Employees 7
Saia, Inc., Key Employee Biographies 8
Saia, Inc., Major Products and Services 9
Saia, Inc., History 10
Saia, Inc., Subsidiaries 13
Saia, Inc., Key Competitors 20
Saia, Inc., Ratios based on current share price 21
Saia, Inc., Annual Ratios 22
Saia, Inc., Interim Ratios 24
Currency Codes 26
Capital Market Ratios 26
Equity Ratios 27
Profitability Ratios 27
Cost Ratios 28
Liquidity Ratios 28
Leverage Ratios 29
Efficiency Ratios 29

List of Figures
Saia, Inc., Performance Chart (2011 - 2015) 23
Saia, Inc., Ratio Charts 25

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